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Poem of the week

Against that backdrop, she refuses the sign of peace –
nothing required but to shake hands, pray Peace be with you
not even the lamps in this cold chapel are strong
enough to still her basilisk shadow.

Yoke-boned, she stands there, soundless, while our voices braid
over the warm solemn chord of a cello, not quietly,
unafraid of fumbling grief, of offering up our sign of peace.

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